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Site Selection Magazine: Top Utilities in ED

September 16, 2016 / Amy Koscielak

AEP has consistently been named one of the top 10 utilities for economic development by Site Selection Magazine over the past five years. Each year, Site Selection Magazine evaluates the performance of utility economic development based on: Corporate facility project jobs and capital expenditure Website tools and data Innovative programs and incentives for business Job-creating…

Aerospace Industry Finds a Hub in Kentucky

September 12, 2016 / admin@adept

The state of Kentucky is home to a booming aerospace manufacturing cluster. Kentucky has seen a 63% increase in the private aerospace products and parts manufacturing industry since 2002. Aerospace exports outpace all other exports in Kentucky, which includes horses, bourbon, and cars. In 2015, car exports topped Kentucky’s list of exports, and aerospace was…

Plastics Industry Thrives in U.S. and AEP States

September 8, 2016 / admin@adept

Plastics is the third largest U.S. manufacturing industry employing approximately one million American workers. The plastics industry represents a large sector of the U.S. economy accounting for $427 billion in goods. There are nearly 18,500 plastic facilities in the U.S., and plastics manufacturing has a presence in every state. The economic interest in plastics is continuing…